ODAIKO Mini Intensive with Tiffany Tamaribuchi.
Session I 10:00am-1:00pm 3/30
Kihon - developing balance, grounded and effective stances, activating and using your koshi/core, overview of different fundamental sticking and striking techniques, upper body flexibility and conditioning, injury prevention, expression of spirit & stage presence.
Session II 2:00pm-5:00pm 3/30
Ji - sticking techniques including exploring depth of strike, exploring "ma" and timing, creating/finding and feeling the groove for solo drumming and accompaniment, developing stamina, supporting soloists and your group/ensemble.
Session III 10:00am-1:00pm 3/31
Kata - (Sessions I & II highly recommended before this session) developing greater control and expressiveness, techniques to develop power and improve stamina, exploring dynamic range and contrast, exploring "ma" & timing.
Session IV 2:00pm-5:00pm 3/31
Solos - (Session III or instructor permission/previous attendance required) developing elements of improvosation/composition, exploration of narrative & spirit, practice solos with group and individual feedback.
$260 full course pre-registration/$300 day of workshop/$75 for individual sessions (I - II - III ok, but not session IV)